HyperDic: dot

English > 8 senses of the word dot / DoT:
NOUNshapedot, pointa very small circular shape
groupDoT, Department of Transportation, Transportationthe United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs
communicationdot, ditthe shorter / shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code
artifactdot, acid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane, Zenstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
VERBstativedot, stud, constellatescatter or intersperse like dots or studs
contactdot, scatter, sprinkle, dust, dispersedistribute loosely
communicationdotmake a dot or dots
changedotmark with a dot
dot / DoT > pronunciation
Soundsdaa't
Rhymesaforethought ... yacht: 79 rhymes with aat...
English > dot: 8 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningA very small circular shape.
Example "draw lines between the dots"
Synonympoint
Broaderdisk, disc, saucerSomething with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
Spanishpunto
Verbsdotmark with a dot
dotmake a dot or dots
dotscatter or intersperse like dots or studs
English > DoT: 8 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningThe United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966.
SynonymsDepartment of Transportation, Transportation
PartsFederal Aviation Administration, FAAAn agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation / aviation
Transportation Security Administration, TSAAn agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel
United States Coast Guard, U. S. Coast Guard, US Coast GuardAn agency of the Department of Transportation responsible / responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
Broaderexecutive departmentA federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Spanishministerio de transporte
Catalanministeri de transport
English > dot: 8 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe shorter / shorter of the two telegraphic signals used in Morse code.
Synonymdit
Part ofMorse, Morse code, international Morse codeA telegraph code in which letters and numbers are represented by strings of dots and dashes (short and long signals)
Broadertelegraphic signal, radiotelegraphic signalA signal transmitted by telegraphy
Spanishdit, punto
Catalandit, punt
English > dot: 8 senses > noun 4, artifact
Meaningstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide.
Synonymsacid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane, Zen
Broaderlysergic acid diethylamide, LSDA powerful hallucinogenic drug manufactured from lysergic acid
Spanishácido, ácido sulfúrico, dosis, Elvis, ilusión, inyección, Looney Toons, LSD, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, Superman, Zen
CatalanElvis
English > dot: 8 senses > verb 1, stative
Meaningscatter or intersperse like dots or studs.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsstud, constellate
Broadercover, continue, extendspan an interval / interval of distance, space or time
Spanishclavetear, constelar, esparcir, tachonar
Nounsdota very small circular shape
English > dot: 8 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningDistribute loosely.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Synonymsscatter, sprinkle, dust, disperse
Narroweraerosolize, aerosolisedisperse as an aerosol
bespangledot or sprinkle with sparkling or glittering objects
spatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh, swashdash a liquid / liquid upon or against
sprayscatter in a mass or jet of droplets
sprayBe discharged in sprays / sprays of liquid / liquid
sprinkle, splash, sploshCause (a liquid / liquid) to spatter about, especially with force
Broaderdischargepour forth or release
Spanishdispersar, esparcir, rociar, salpicar
Catalandispersar, escampar, escatxicar, espargir, esquitxar, ruixar
English > dot: 8 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaningmake a dot or dots.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Broaderwritemark or trace on a surface
Spanishponer el punto, puntear
Nounsdota very small circular shape
English > dot: 8 senses > verb 4, change
Meaningmark with a dot.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"dot your 'i' s"
Broadermarkmake or leave a mark on
Catalanpuntejar
Nounsdota very small circular shape

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